land reclamation


 

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Definition: 

The process of making land capable of more intensive use by changing its general character, as by drainage of excessively wet land; irrigation of arid or semiarid land; or recovery of submerged land from seas, lakes and rivers. (Source: GEMET/LANDY)

Other relations

  • land reclamation (CMS)
  • land clearing (ECOLEX)
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Synonyms
  • land clearing

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